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Leighton, Kenneth (1929-1988)

Kenneth Leighton

born: 2 October 1929
died: 25 August 1988
country: United Kingdom


Leighton: Cathedral Music
CDH55195Helios (Hyperion's budget label)
Leighton: Earth, Sweet Earth; Britten: Winter Words
CKD329Download only
Leighton: The World's Desire & other choral works
A Choral Christmas
Studio Master: SIGCD257Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
A Christmas Caroll from Westminster Abbey
A Christmas Present from Polyphony
NOEL2Super-budget price sampler — Download only
Britten: Winter Words; Leighton: Earth, Sweet Earth
CKD329Download only
Christmas through the ages
NOEL1Super-budget price sampler — Download only
SIGCD346Download only
O magnum misterium
CDA66925Archive Service
Stephen Hough's English Piano Album
Studio Master: CDA67267Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
The English Anthem, Vol. 7
The Feast of Michaelmas at Westminster Abbey
English Cathedral Music of the 20th Century
A66018Archive Service (LP transfer)This album is not available for download

Complete works available for download

A Christmas Caroll, Op 21Westminster Abbey Choir, James O'Donnell (conductor), Julian Empett (bass), Robert Quinney (organ)
A Hymn of the NativityPolyphony, Stephen Layton (conductor)
A Hymn of the NativityRuth Provost (soprano), Copenhagen Royal Chapel Choristers, Gabrieli Consort, Paul McCreesh (conductor)
Chorale Prelude on RockinghamDavid Bednall (organ)
Crucifixus pro nobis, Op 38St Paul's Cathedral Choir, John Scott (conductor)
Earth, sweet earth … 'Laudes terra', Op 94James Gilchrist (tenor), Anna Tilbrook (piano)
Evening HymnSt Paul's Cathedral Choir, John Scott (conductor)
Give me the wings of faithFrancis Steele (bass), St Paul's Cathedral Choir, Huw Williams (organ), John Scott (conductor)
Let all the world in every corner singSt Paul's Cathedral Choir, John Scott (conductor)
Missa brevis, Op 50St Paul's Cathedral Choir, John Scott (conductor)
Morning CanticlesWells Cathedral Choir, Matthew Owens (conductor), David Bednall (organ)
O God, enfold me in the sunWells Cathedral Choir, Matthew Owens (conductor), David Bednall (organ)
Of a rose is all my songPolyphony, Stephen Layton (conductor)
Sequence for All Saints, Op 75Wells Cathedral Choir, David Bednall (organ), Matthew Owens (conductor)
Six Studies 'Study Variations', Op 56Stephen Hough (piano)
Te Deum laudamusSt Paul's Cathedral Choir, John Scott (conductor), Andrew Lucas (organ)
The Preces and ResponsesWestminster Abbey Choir, James O'Donnell (conductor)
The Second Service, Op 62St Paul's Cathedral Choir, John Scott (conductor)
Three Carols, Op 25Polyphony, Stephen Layton (conductor)

Alphabetical listing of all musical works

A Christmas Caroll, Op 21 (Leighton)
A Hymn of the Nativity (Leighton)
An ode of the birth of our Saviour  
Behold, I send my messenger  
Binsey poplars  
Bright babe, whose awful beauties make  
Chorale Prelude on Rockingham (Leighton)
Christ in his Passion  
Christ in the Cradle  
Christ in the Garden  
Crucifixus pro nobis, Op 38 (Leighton)
Drop, drop, slow tears  
Earth, sweet earth … 'Laudes terra', Op 94 (Leighton)
Earth, sweet earth, sweet landscape with leaves throng  
Evening Hymn (Leighton)
Gaudeamus. Rejoice we all and praise the Lord  
Give me the wings of faith (Leighton)
Hurrahing in harvest  
In the snow flat-topped hillocks and shoulders outlined with wavy edges  
Let all the world in every corner sing (Leighton)
Look how he glows for heat!  
Look, how he shakes for cold!  
Lord, now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace  
Lully, lulla, thou little tiny child  
Missa brevis, Op 50 (Leighton)
Morning Canticles (Leighton)
My aspens dear, whose airy cages quelled  
My soul doth magnify the Lord  
Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem  
Nunc dimittis  
O fear the Lord, all ye saints of his  
O God, enfold me in the sun (Leighton)
O God, wonderful art thou in thy holy places  
Of a rose is all my song (Leighton)
Paean (Leighton)
Sequence for All Saints, Op 75 (Leighton)
Six Studies 'Study Variations', Op 56 (Leighton)
Summer ends now; now, barbarous in beauty, the stooks rise  
Te Deum laudamus  
Te Deum laudamus (Leighton)
The ashtree  
The Christ-child lay on Mary's lap  
The Preces and Responses (Leighton)
The Second Service, Op 62 (Leighton)
The souls of the righteous are in the hand of God  
The Star-song  
The World's Desire 'A Sequence for Epiphany', Op 91 (Leighton)
There was no thought in any of us  
This darksome burn, horseback brown  
Three Carols, Op 25 (Leighton)
Today the grace of the spirit  
What bruises do I see!  
What sweeter musick can we bring?  

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